Antique Appraisal Fair – May 24 & 25

May 21, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– There will be an Antique Appraisal Fair at the Peter White Public Library in the Shiras Room Thursday, May 24, from 5:00- 8:00 p.m. and Friday, May 25, from 1:00- 4:00 p.m.

How much is your old lamp worth… or your childhood doll for that matter? Come get it appraised at the Antique Appraisal Fair! Categories of objects that can be appraised include:

  • fine art
  • furniture
  • ceramics
  • glassware
  • vintage photographs
  • advertising
  • folk art
  • metalware
  • toys
  • costume jewelry
  • clocks
  • books
  • sporting memorabilia
  • musical instruments


Excluded items: all weapons, including swords/knives (folding knives with advertising are accepted); traps (no leg-holds); Nazi memorabilia, coins and paper money; fine jewelry, including precious gems; and Beanie Babies.

Items will be appraised by Mark F. Moran, an antique expert, and author. He is a contributing editor for Antique Trader magazine and the author of over 25 books.… Read the rest

Gentle Yoga – May 24

May 21, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Gentle Yoga is hosted by Essential Massage & Yoga this Thursday, May 24, from 5:45 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

For those who want softer, more nurturing, slow-paced, well-supported & relaxing practices of yoga, Gentle Yoga is the class for you. Well-suited for all body types and fitness levels, this class (every Thursday until May 31) will teach new skills to continue at home.

$10.00 per session/ tickets can be found here.… Read the rest

“Walk a Mile in My Shoes” Rally – May 24

May 21, 2018

Marquette, Mich. – Pathways Community Mental Health will present the second annual Marquette County “Walk a Mile in My Shoes” rally on Thursday, May 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third Street, Marquette.

Registration will take place between 1 and 1:30 p.m. The event will feature live entertainment, informational booths, community speakers and healthy snacks. The one-mile walk along the bike path heading west from the Marquette Commons will begin at 1:30 p.m. The event is designed to increase awareness of the stigma associated with requesting help with mental illness and intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Creating a community where individuals feel safe and free to seek help to manage mental illness, intellectual and developmental disabilities is important. Pathways is helping to stamp out stigma one step at a time!… Read the rest